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13 May 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent multiple warning letters to companies allegedly selling adulterated dietary supplements. The Natural Products Association (NPA) urged the industry... Read More
06 May 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Lonza has agreed to sell its US-based Quakertown site to industry investors for an undisclosed amount. The Global Organization for eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) omega... Read More
29 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Aker BioMarine unveiled revenues of US$56.9 million for its first quarter of 2022, fueled by growth within the Qrill and Superba krill categories. To further reduce exposure to toxic elements in... Read More
22 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Kyowa Hakko US appointed Gerard Adams as its new president and CEO. Manipal Natural received a research grant from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Government of India to develop products... Read More
15 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, the UK’s Department of Health and Social Care aims to implement an approach that limits in-store placement and multi-buy pricing promotions on F&B high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS).... Read More
08 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Flavorchem unveiled a state-of-the-art pilot plant at their US-based Downers Grove campus. CBD American Shaman released its cannabidiolic acid (CBDA) cannabigerol acid (CBGA) Extract product for... Read More
01 Apr 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, BASF confirmed its climate targets for the years ahead, pledging a net-zero emissions goal by 2050. The company unveiled the steps it will take to implement this, such as reducing product-related... Read More
25 Mar 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, DKSH partnered with Germany-based natural fibers supplier CFF to distribute the latter’s Sanacel line of natural fiber concentrates for food applications in Switzerland. Hemp labs –... Read More
11 Mar 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, BASF introduced a 20% increase to the pricing of its vitamin E – primarily affecting its Animal Nutrition and Human Nutrition businesses. Lactic acid bacteria researcher and developer... Read More
04 Mar 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, Kappa Bioscience formed a “Blue Ribbon” scientific and medical advisory board. Alkemist Labs expanded its heavy metals and pesticide testing capabilities. Meanwhile, the Child Poverty... Read More
03 Mar 2022
--- Glanbia is optimistic that it is past the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, although inflation is having an impact on the Ireland-based nutrition group. In its full-year 2021 results, the group also reports strong growth, with... Read More
02 Mar 2022
--- In its integrated annual report (IAR) 2021, DSM is highlighting how last year “set the foundation” for changes across its business, with positive impacts on its financial, environmental and personnel-related... Read More
25 Feb 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, BASF releases 2021 financials and intends to enhance its Nutrition & Care segment. The Federal Trade Commission is returning US$930,000 to consumers because of untrue health claims.... Read More
18 Feb 2022
--- Brainluxury has closed an US$8.1 million seed financing round for its brain health supplements. The US-based start-up positions itself as a “new category,” using inspiration from natural brain waves to target... Read More
18 Feb 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, OptiBiotix entered the sports nutrition market with LeanBiome’s release and signed a supply and licensing agreement. The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) received a US$15... Read More
11 Feb 2022
--- This week in nutrition news, PLT Health Solutions’ whole-food vitamin D Earthlight receives approval from the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA). Lief Labs has created Lief Raws, a nutraceutical supplier... Read More
10 Feb 2022
--- Customized supplements manufacturer and marketer Natural Alternatives International (NAI) is reporting a decrease in sales due to COVID-19 related issues and challenges in the supply chain and labor area.
04 Feb 2022
--- The UK’s latest Brexit restrictions have created new challenges for the sports nutrition industry and small businesses due to new rules around animal-derived foods like dairy. However, industry preparations mean that... Read More
02 Feb 2022
--- Specialty ingredients provider ABF Ingredients (ABFI) has acquired Fytexia Group, a life science company developing scientifically supported active nutrients for dietary supplements.
01 Feb 2022
--- Starbucks is stepping into the energy market with a ready-to-drink (RTD) beverage, developed in collaboration with PepsiCo. Dubbed Baya Energy, the carbonated drink – which launches in the US in March – also... Read More